Colombian singer, songwriter, musician, Shakira arrives at the Cannes festival palace, to take part in the NRJ Music awards ceremony, Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, in Cannes, southeastern France. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)
March 18, 2011 8:20:51 AM PDT
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - March 18, 2011 --
Colombian singer Shakira and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff are pledging to improve the welfare of children in Brazil.